PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Frank, Heinz
Date of birth: December 12th, 1914 (Arnstadt/Thuringia, Germany)
Date of death:  October 7th, 1944
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Heinz Frank died after an accident on 7th October 1944. At that moment he was Kommandeur IV. / Schlachtgeschwader 151 with the rank of Major.
He achieved eight victories in over 900 sorties.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: October 28th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: June 27th, 1940
 
     
LUFTWAFFE EHRENPOKALE FÜR BESONDERE LEISTUNGEN IM LUFTKRIEG
Rank: Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Awarded on: November 30th, 1940
Details: Published in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on 22nd December 1940. Awarding date on the Ehrenpokal.
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit: 3. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: March 6th, 1942
Details: Award 6/36.
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Awarded on: June 13th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit: Staffelkapitän, 3. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: September 3rd, 1942
Details: 539th Award.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit: Staffelkapitän, 3. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: January 8th, 1943
Details: 172nd Award.
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Awarded on: April 27th, 1944
 
     
FLUGZEUGFÜHRERABZEICHEN
 
     
MEDAILLE ZUR ERINNERUNG AN DEN 13. MÄRZ 1938
 
     
MEDAILLE ZUR ERINNERUNG AN DEN 1. OKTOBER 1938
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 4.KLASSE, 4 JAHRE
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
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